Damascus: February 6 , 2019 Three months after the delivery of the first humanitarian aid convoy to Rukban Camp, the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) in collaboration with the United Nations in Syria complements its humanitarian duty to more than 40.000 displaced people at Rukban camp through dispatching the largest ever humanitarian aid convoy today. “265 Km away from the capital city, Damascus, and specifically to the Syrian-Jordanian borders, SARC teams in cooperation with the UN are heading to Rukban Camp to deliver the second aid convoy loaded with health care items, medical supplies to immunize children and women;… Read More »
In conjunction with the frost and cold snaps affecting Al-Hassakeh city, SARC Relief aid volunteers started distributing winter clothes kits to 7010 children aged between 1 and 14 years on 7/1/2019. The winter clothes kit contains a winter jacket, sweater, pajamas, pants, hat, scarf, gloves, socks and boots provided by UNICEF.
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) Information Management (IM) Department held its annual meeting in Damascus on Wednesday 19/12/2018. The three-day meeting was attended by the IM coordinators from SARC sub-branches, branches, and Headquarters. During the meeting, the IM team members exchanged and discussed their 2019 vision, objectives and plan, as well as the key performance indicators (KPIs), information management tools, and the minimum acceptable standards of skills required for the IM employees. It is worth mentioning that the strategic direction of the department in 2019 will be dedicated to complete the construction of IM specialized work units and networks,… Read More »
Eng. Khaled Hboubati, President of SARC, and Ms. Marian Gasser, Head of ICRC Delegation in Syria, opened the first workshop about families’ reunion. The two-day workshop (5-6/12/2018) aimed to shed light on the Restoring Family Links program, which facilitates the reunification of separated families. It brought 25 volunteers and employees from all SARC’s branches together where they get to know the different aspects of the program and gained knowledge on how to deal with the related cases. It is worth to mention that SARC, in cooperation with ICRC, carried out two successful missions in restoring family links because in situations… Read More »